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Barbera pleased to be top Open rider again

Tuesday, 28, October 2014

On the back of his best result to date in MotoGP™ at Phillip Island, Hector Barbera was the top Open rider again at Sepang.

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Avintia Racing Information:

The BQR team, now known as Avintia Racing, have been solid participants in the lower cylinder categories for many seasons, and have helped bring through several young talents. Having switched their expertise and focus to a CRT project in MotoGP™ two years ago, the team now enter the premier class ‘Open’ era with Kawasaki powered machines and a rider line-up of Spaniard Hector Barbera and French rookie Mike Di Meglio.

Team Management

  • Raul RomeroGeneral Manager
  • Agustín EscobarTeam Manager
  • Akikoto IshidaTechnical Director

Héctor Barberá Crew

  • Akikoto IshidaChief Mechanic
  • Mario MartiniData Engineer
  • Jonathan MoralesMechanic
  • Manuel SantosMechanic
  • Luis MartínezMechanic
  • Jesús ContrerasMechanic

Mike di Meglio Crew

  • Jarno PolastriChief Mechanic
  • Miguel Angel AriasData Engineer
  • Toni MirMechanic
  • Jordi PradesMechanic
  • Jesús MorenoMechanic
  • José Mª RojasMechanic
  • Bike Info
  • Bike Avintia GP 14
  • Engine Kawasaki, in-line 4, pneumatic valves
  • Power 250 hp
  • Top Speed 327 km/h
  • Chassis Avintia
  • Suspension
  • Front Öhlins 42mm inverted forks
  • Rear Öhlins TTX
  • Brakes
  • Front Brembo 320mm
  • Rear Brembo